Even in this day in age, slavery is a multi-billion dollar industry.
Finding Elegance in the Chaos
“More than ever before in human history, we share a common destiny. We can master it only if we face it together. And that is why we have the United Nations.” – Kofi Annan The First World War in 1914 was supposed to be the […]
If migrants around the world were to create their own nation-state, it would be the fifth most populated country in the world. One out of every 35 people in the world is a migrant; it’s not a new phenomenon, but rather a common and important […]
Last week, we discussed what the Chinese government has been doing to address catastrophic air pollution. Looking at the history of environmental policy, I mentioned that the Chinese government initially didn’t prioritize enforcement of environmental laws. Of course, this changed in the mid-2000s, and now […]
On April 6th, President Xi Jinping will have arrived in Florida for a two-day summit at President Trump’s Mar-a-lago resort —the importance of which cannot be understated. The first summit between a new US President and any world-leader is always important; however, in keeping with […]